Final Call for HDLS-6 Conference (Nov. 4-6, 2004)
High Desert Linguistics Society
hdls at unm.edu
Mon Aug 30 23:01:14 UTC 2004
The Sixth High Desert International Linguistics Conference will be held
at the University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM, November 4 -6, 2004.
The invited keynote speakers are Joan Bybee (University of New Mexico),
David McNeill (University of Chicago), and Suzanne Kemmer (Rice University).
We invite you to submit proposals for 20-minute talks with
10-minute discussion sessions in any area of linguistics - especially
those from a cognitive / functional linguistics perspective Papers in
the following areas are particularly welcome:
Evolution of language, Grammaticization, Metaphor & Metonymy,
Language change & variation, Sociolinguistics, Bilingualism,
Signed languages, Gesture, Native American languages,
Language acquisition and Computational Linguistics.
The deadline for submitting abstracts is September 3rd, 2004.
Abstracts should be sent via email, as an attachment, to hdls at unm.edu.
Please include the title "HDLS-6 abstract "in the subject line.
MS-Word format is preferred or RTF if necessary. The e-mail and
attached abstract must include the following:
1. Author's Name(s)
2. Author's Affiliation(s)
3. Title of the Paper
4. E-mail address of the primary author
The abstract should be no more than one page and no less than 11-point
font. A second page is permitted for references and/or data. Only two
submissions per author will be accepted and we will only consider
submissions that conform to the above guidelines. Notification of
acceptance will be sent out by the evening of September 5th, 2004
If you have any questions or need for further information please contact
us at hdls at unm.edu with "HDLS-6 Conference" in the subject line.
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